Marine Engine Technicians test, diagnose, inspect, repair, and maintain boat engines and associated boat handling and systems equipment to ensure their effective use and safe operation.
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Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers earn up to $26.00 per hour.
Marine Engine Technician (435B)
|Do you have good hand-eye coordination, and enjoy working with different types of hand tools?|
|Do you have good reading, writing, mathematical, measuring and problem-solving skills?|
|Ability to inspect, diagnose and repair?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines? Are you able to lift up to 50 lbs?|
|Do you have a good working knowledge of boat engines? Both gasoline and diesel?|
|Can you read and understand blueprints and diagrams?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision? Can you start and finish work on time?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Marine Engine Technician (435B) may be for you!
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